Definition of Mactra. Meaning of Mactra. Synonyms of Mactra

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Definition of Mactra

Mactra
Mactra Mac"tra, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? kneading trough, fr. ? to knead.] (Zo["o]l.) Any marine bivalve shell of the genus Mactra, and allied genera. Many species are known. Some of them are used as food, as Mactra stultorum, of Europe. See Surf clam, under Surf.

Meaning of Mactra from wikipedia

- Mactra sauliana Gray, 1838 Mactra silicula Reeve, 1854 Mactra stultorum (Linnaeus, 1758) Mactra tristis (Reeve,1854) Mactra vitrea Gray,1837 Mactra veneriformis...
- Mactra stultorum, previously sometimes known as Mactra corallina, is a species of edible sal****er clam, a marine bivalve mollusc in the family Mactridae...
- Mactra chinensis is a species of sal****er clam, a marine bivalve mollusc in the family Mactridae, the trough s****. Mactra chinensis is found living...
- Mactra glauca is a species of sal****er clam, a marine bivalve mollusc in the family Mactridae, the trough s****. Mactra glauca has a broadly triangular...
- Mactra ovata is a trough s**** of the family Mactridae. Miller M & Batt G, Reef and Beach Life of New Zealand, William Collins (New Zealand) Ltd, Auckland...
- philippinarum Many species in the family Mactridae, including: Atlantic surf clam Mactra stultorum Meretrix (genus) Meretrix lyrata Tresus Tresus capax Tresus nuttallii...
- Family: Mactridae Genus: Cr****ula Species: C. aequilatera Binomial name Cr****ula aequilatera (Reeve, 1854) Synonyms Mactra aequilateralis Deshayes, 1854...
- Atlantic jackknife Atlantic surf Geoduck Grooved **** s**** Hard clam Horse Mactra stultorum Blunt gaper Ocean quahog Pacific razor Venus California butterclam...
- Erycina renieri Philippi, 1836 Erycina tumida Brusina, 1865 Mactra alba W. Wood, 1802 Mactra boysii Montagu, 1803 Syndosmya apelina Récluz, 1843 Syndosmya...
- Heterocardia Deshayes, 1855 Leptospisula Dall, 1895 Lutraria Lamarck, 1799 Mactra Linnaeus, 1767 Mactrellona Marks, 1915 Mactrinula Gray, 1853 Mactromeris...
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